Paralympics

Paralympic Games

29 August - 9 September - Check the latest five day forecast for each of the sites for this year's Paralympic Games.

The London 2012 Paralympic Games are set to be the biggest and most spectacular Games so far. Over a period of one and a half weeks London will see a record 4,200 of the world's greatest Paralympians competing across 21 events.

This year's Games are set to be the first truly global games with a total of 165 countries competing, 19 more than in Beijing in 2008.

The Games will start on the 30 August with the opening ceremony marking an official start to events on the 29 August. The London Paralympic Games will end with a closing ceremony which will see confirmed act Coldplay headlining.

The majority of events will take place at the Olympic Park in London although there will be a number taking place across the country. Check the weather forecast for each of the events throughout the Paralympic Games.

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